University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]
21. [Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]
[Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]
22. [Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]
[Nighttime view of a fireworks display from across the lagoon at A Century of Progress.]
23. [Nighttime view of a fireworks display from across the lagoon at A Century of Progress.]
[Nighttime view of a fireworks display from across the lagoon at A Century of Progress.]
24. [Nighttime view of a fireworks display from across the lagoon at A Century of Progress.]

[Panoramic view of the Century of Progress lagoon and Northerly Island.]
25. [Panoramic view of the Century of Progress lagoon and Northerly Island.]
[Participants swimming in the National Athletic Union outdoor title racing carnival held at the Century
26. [Participants swimming in the National Athletic Union outdoor title racing carnival held at the Century of Progress Lagoon.]
[Ships sailing in the Century of Progress lagoon. The photo is undated.]
27. [Ships sailing in the Century of Progress lagoon. The photo is undated.]
[The Century of Progress Hall of Science from across the lagoon.]
28. [The Century of Progress Hall of Science from across the lagoon.]

[The circular bridge across the south end of the lagoon.]
29. [The circular bridge across the south end of the lagoon.]
[The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world,
30. [The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world, was 670 feet long and was illuminated at night by colored lights.]
[The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world,
31. [The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world, was 670 feet long and was illuminated at night by colored lights.]
[The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world,
32. [The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world, was 670 feet long and was illuminated at night by colored lights.]

[The mosque float, which won first place at the Venetian Carnival, held in the World's Fair Lagoon at
33. [The mosque float, which won first place at the Venetian Carnival, held in the World's Fair Lagoon at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1934.]
[The swan float at the Venetian Carnival, held in the World's Fair Lagoon at A Century of Progress International
34. [The swan float at the Venetian Carnival, held in the World's Fair Lagoon at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1934.]
[The Venetian Carnival floating parade, held in the World's Fair Lagoon at A Century of Progress International
35. [The Venetian Carnival floating parade, held in the World's Fair Lagoon at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1934.]
[The winners of the Century of Progress Opera Contest. Zeta Newell, from Oak Park, IL., is on the left,
36. [The winners of the Century of Progress Opera Contest. Zeta Newell, from Oak Park, IL., is on the left, and Mr. Frank Jakavicius, of Chicago, is to her right. The Opera contest was held at the Lagoon Theater, and the winners received a contract with the Opera company which opened in Chicago later that year.]

[View of Century of Progress Hall of Science from east across the lagoon while still under construction.]
37. [View of Century of Progress Hall of Science from east across the lagoon while still under construction.]
[View of the Avenue of Flags from across the Century of Progress lagoon. In the background can be seen
38. [View of the Avenue of Flags from across the Century of Progress lagoon. In the background can be seen the Sears Roebuck and Co. exhibit.]
[View of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction in preparation for the Chicago World's Fair.
39. [View of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction in preparation for the Chicago World's Fair. Enchanted Island was built between the lagoon and Lake Michigan, and included a mountainside slide, a fairy castle, a mechanical zoo, a miniature railroad, and a theater, among other exhibits. This photo was taken in December of 1932.]
[View of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction in preparation for the Chicago World's Fair.
40. [View of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction in preparation for the Chicago World's Fair. Enchanted Island was built between the lagoon and Lake Michigan, and included a mountainside slide, a fairy castle, a mechanical zoo, a miniature railroad, and a theater, among other exhibits. This photo was taken in January of 1933.]
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